Administration of Social Security Disability Insurance Program

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1960 - 994 pages
Investigates administration of social security disability insurance program by Bureau of Old Age and Survivors Insurance, HEW.
 

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Contents

Method for charging the disability insurance trust fund
245
1957 1958 and JanuaryJune
255
Transfer of cases to Bureau under emergency modifications of State
261
Some data on the influence
262
Fiscal control over administration of disability program
273
Melidosian S W Acting Deputy Chief Insurance Director Veterans
277
Report to the Congress of the United States by the Comptroller
279
GENERAL COMMENTS 1
283
THE DISABILITY INSURANCE PROGRAMHISTORY AND ADMINISTRATION 7
289
FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS 14
296
Disability Benefits Paid to Individuals Having Gainful Employment
313
SCOPE OF AUDIT 37
319
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 5 1959
324
Dr J Duffy Hancock chairman medical advisory committee
340
Dr George F Gsell Wichita Kans
356
Dr Leo Price medical director union health center International
505
Hon Peter W Rodino Jr a Representative in Congress from
518
Mitchell William L Commissioner of Social Security
537
Withholding of disability benefits because of refusal to accept vocational
539
Rodino Hon Peter W a Representative in Congress from the State
542
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 6 1959
575
Disability cases processed disability cases requiring medical examina
586
Louisiana State Department of Education S W Hendrix director of
598
American Federation of LaborCongress of Industrial Organizations
604
McDonald Joseph J legislative representative United Steelworkers
605
cash disability program and charging trust funds with costs Pago
628
Insertions for the record
635
Calhoun John D special assistant to the Attorney General Department
640
McElvain Joseph E Director Office of Hearings and Appeals Social
645

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Page 562 - For purposes of paragraph (1), an individual shall be considered to be disabled if he is unable to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment which can be expected to result in death or to be of longcontinued and indefinite duration.
Page 655 - ... (d) Deductions, in such amounts and at such time or times as the Board shall determine, shall be made from any payment or payments under this title to which an individual is entitled, until the total of such deductions equals such individual's benefit or benefits for any month in which such individual...
Page 918 - On appeal from or review of the initial decision, the agency has all the powers which it would have in making the initial decision except as it may limit the issues on notice or by rule.
Page 655 - Handicapped individual" means any individual who is under a physical or mental disability which constitutes a substantial handicap to employment, but which is of such a nature that vocational rehabilitation services may reasonably be expected to render him fit to engage in a remunerative occupation. (h) "Individual who is under a physical or mental disability...
Page 531 - I would like to thank the chairman and members of the committee for an opportunity to state our position.
Page 573 - Disorders Diseases of the Nervous System and Sense Organs Diseases of the Circulatory System Diseases of the Respiratory...
Page 825 - ... an individual entitled to disability insurance benefits, refuses without good cause to accept rehabilitation services available to him under a State plan approved under the Vocational Rehabilitation Act.
Page 918 - ... responsible to or subject to the supervision or direction of any officer, employee, or agent engaged in the performance of investigative or prosecuting functions for any agency.
Page 536 - A permanent total disability shall be taken to exist when there is present any impairment of mind or body which is sufficient to render it impossible for the average person to follow a substantially gainful occupation and where it is reasonably certain that such impairment will continue throughout the life of the disabled person. Notwithstanding this definition, the Administrator of Veterans...
Page 797 - An individual shall not be considered to be under a disability unless he furnishes such proof of the existence thereof as may be required.